Texans agreed to terms with P Shane Lechler, formerly of the Raiders, to a three-year, $5.5 million contract with a $1 million signing bonus.
Free agent P Shane Lechler will visit the Texans on Thursday.
Free agent P Shane Lechler is not expected back with the Raiders.
Shane Lechler's net average of 38.3 yards per punt is the second-worst of his career.
Shane Lechler practiced Sunday for the first time since his July knee scope.
Raiders P Shane Lechler had his left knee scoped prior to training camp.
The Raiders will likely bring in a punter after starter Shane Lechler strained a hamstring in Week 15.
Punter Shane Lechler's four-year contract with Oakland is actually worth $16 million in base value, according to the San Francisco Chronicle.
Raiders agreed to terms with P Shane Lechler on a four-year, $12 million contract. The deal includes $9 million guaranteed, an NFL record for a punter.
Raiders DT Terdell Sands reportedly punched Shane Lechler in the face on the team flight home following Oakland's November 23rd win at Denver.
Raiders P Shane Lechler (quad) is eyeing a return to practice on Wednesday.
P Shane Lechler (groin) kicked yesterday and said he felt fine.
Raiders punter Shane Lechler suffered a hamstring injury Saturday.
Shane Lechler, averaging 49.94 yards per punt, badly wants to average 50 yards, which has been accomplished just once before.